East Asian Languages & Cultures

The Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures offers an exciting range of courses. We offer a four-year sequence of courses in Chinese and Japanese languages as well as other coursework in literature, film, and culture.


Consider a major in Chinese or Japanese language and culture, a minor in Chinese or Japanese language and culture, or an Interdisciplinary Minor in East Asian Studies to complement your academic and career plans. Talk to your adviser about how proficiency in an East Asian language can become an important component of your educational plan, or contact one of us in East Asian Languages and Cultures to find out more about study opportunities.

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For this month's cooking night, we made daifuku. It was delicious, though preparing the mochi put us in a bit of a sticky situation (haha get it)

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Alex Sharp in JPN201 (#14 Women's basketball) added a career-high 16 points during the NC State game when Wake won 89-77. Next game is this Sunday. Go Deacs! ... See MoreSee Less

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We had fun playing mystery-solving scavenger hunt at our Chinese table this week. Now we can find clues and solve mysteries in Chinese! ... See MoreSee Less

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More on 2017 Lunar New Year Festival! The Chinese studies club made paper lanterns with kids. Our Chinese learning students also delivered professional singing and Chinese dancing performances! ... See MoreSee Less

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Wake Forest Debaters Charles Athanasopoulos and Corinne Sugino (in Japanese 102!) were finalists at the 2017 Northwestern Debate Tournament. They were ranked 1st and 2nd overall speakers out of over 300 individual competitors. They lost a close final round to Harvard. Charles and Corrine are currently ranked in the top 5 teams in the nation and will represent Wake Forest at the National Debate Tournament Championship March 22-28, 2017. ... See MoreSee Less

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